The first table below looks at the demand for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 533 504 494
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 41 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £31.75 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
-52.94% -61.36%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Communications Manager
UK

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 15 £425 +21.42% 2
South East -13 8 £450 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £360 -
North West +2 3 £228 -24.16%
East of England -16 3 £430 -
Communications Manager
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Change Management
3 18 (20.45%) Project Management
3 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
4 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (12.50%) Banking
6 10 (11.36%) Marketing
6 10 (11.36%) Unified Communications
6 10 (11.36%) Intranet
7 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.09%) PBX
8 8 (9.09%) Avaya
8 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.95%) SAP
10 6 (6.82%) Acme Packet
10 6 (6.82%) Social Media
11 5 (5.68%) Degree
11 5 (5.68%) ERP
11 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (4.55%) MS Office
12 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
12 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (3.41%) Lync
13 3 (3.41%) WordPress
13 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.41%) Web Development
13 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.41%) Lync
1 3 (3.41%) WordPress
1 3 (3.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
1 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Unified Communications
1 10 (11.36%) Intranet
2 8 (9.09%) PBX
2 8 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) SMS
4 1 (1.14%) Broadband
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) DOCSIS
4 1 (1.14%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Big Data
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.50%) Banking
4 10 (11.36%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) HTML
1 2 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Social Media
2 3 (3.41%) Copywriting
2 3 (3.41%) NHS
2 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) FMCG
3 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) UNIX
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
1 1 (1.14%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Change Management
2 18 (20.45%) Project Management
3 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (5.68%) ERP
6 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.41%) Web Development
8 2 (2.27%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.27%) BPR
8 2 (2.27%) CRM
8 2 (2.27%) Email Marketing
8 2 (2.27%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (2.27%) Web Testing
8 2 (2.27%) Content Management
8 2 (2.27%) TDD
8 2 (2.27%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.27%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.68%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) EMIR
1 1 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.14%) FATCA
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Avaya
2 7 (7.95%) SAP
3 6 (6.82%) Acme Packet
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.27%) Adobe
5 2 (2.27%) Facebook
6 1 (1.14%) Twitter
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £211 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago